Pediatrics

Affiliate Hospitals:

Teaching:

Pediatric faculty members have also been exceptionally successful in obtaining “Innovations in Education” awards. Five faculty members collectively have received ten separate awards from TUSM, indicating that the pediatric curriculum is an extremely important component of the clinical years.

Residencies:

Baystate Medical Center

Maine Medical Center

Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center

Mass General for Children

Fellowships:

Floating Hospital for Children offers the following pediatric fellowships:

Research:

The Department of Pediatrics has 12 faculty members with significant peer-reviewed NIH or equivalent research funding. Our major basic, clinical, and translational research programs are in the divisions of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Genetics, Hematology/Oncology, Infectious Disease, and Newborn Medicine. The Department also has a strong portfolio in clinical research and clinical trials. This year, two of the three Career Development Awards (KM1) from the Tufts’ CTSI Program in Comparative Effectiveness Research went to Pediatric junior faculty members.

Chair:
John Schreiber, MDm MPH, TM
David and Leona Karp Professor of Pediatrics

Joint Degrees

Our Combined MD Programs provide students with the training and credentials that qualify them to fill unique and often influential roles within medicine.

Clinical Affiliates

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Our outstanding and diverse group of affiliated clinical teaching sites provide our medical students with exceptional opportunities to gain experience and conduct research.